Shipbuilders, in agreement with Bundesanstalt für Wasserbau BAW, appointed LR as the classification society for two new 95-meter Multi-Role Ships.
Research supported by the Methanol Institute investigates economic viability, technology readiness and stakeholder engagement of options to drive decarbonisation.
Common Structural Rules Software, a joint venture company formed by ABS and LR, has released updates with new functionality added to both the Prescriptive Analysis and FE Analysis applications.
LR presented AiP to Jiangnan Shipyard (Group) Co., Ltd in a ceremony at Gastech 2019, taking place this week in Houston, Texas.
HHI has received type approval from LR for the network security digital component of its ISS, confirming that the approved component performs its functionality seamlessly. The is the first ever type approval of a digital component.
When people start to get carried away on the subject of autonomous shipping, Eero Lehtovaara, Head of Regulatory Affairs at ABB Marine & Ports, likes to bring the conversation back down to earth: an autonomous vessel is not necessary unmanned but an unmanned vessel is, by default, autonomous to a high degree. One of Lehtovaara’s […]
Collaboration with COSCO Shipping LNG Investment, COSCO Shipping Heavy Industry, Jiangnan Shipyard, MARIC, SSSRI and CCS to develop 220k LNG carrier with Mark III containment system.
LR has presented HHI with AiP for a VLCC ‘eco-tanker’ design, capable of using a combination of VOC mixed with LNG as fuel and Norsepower’s rotor sail solution for wind-assisted propulsion.
LR has been awarded RO status by the Italian flag Administration and is now authorised to issue statutory certification on its behalf to all seagoing ships sailing with the Italian flag.